Film: La Rosa Blanca
August 11, 2016
In this dramatization of the struggle for control over Mexico’s oil resources in the 1920s, the lives of an Indian landowner and those around him are destroyed by the ruthless owner of a U.S. oil company. Directed by Roberto Gavaldón; based on the novel by B. Traven. Presented in partnership with Mexican Consulate in Albuquerque and Instituto Cervantes as part of the series “Literatura en el Cine Mexicano.”
1961; Spanish with English subtitles; 105 minutes; not rated.
Free ticketed event; tickets available one hour before show